CVB Activities

New Ulm Convention & Visitors Bureau Activity

This page is updated after monthly CVB meetings.  

March/April 2019

February/March 2019

  • The CVB ran a New Ulm Giveaway Contest.
  • New Ulm CVB supported the Take The Vacay panel discussion held at the Mall of America with a free trip to New Ulm giveaway. 
  • Travel Blogger Look About Lindsey shared her top 5 places to visit in MN on The Jason Show, with New Ulm at the top of her list. 
  • An EMT Marketing Grant request for reimbursement for 2018 marketing expenses was submitted and approved for $4,795.83.

January/February 2019

  • The 2019 New Ulm Guides are in! 35,000 copies will be distributed by the CVB. New guides were sent to all the travel & information centers in MN, as well as multiple Chamber/CVB offices, and the Mall of America.  They guide is also available online and the CVB fulfills guide requests that come in via email or phone and leads from our website, Explore Minnesota, Midwest Living, and other lead sources. 
  • The CVB created and printed 2019 Visitor Coupon sheets.  Thanks to our partners: Brown County Historical Society, Cash Wise Foods, Concordia Lanes, Gutentag Haus, Inspired, MonaLena Kitchen + Bar, B&L Bar, Cottonwood Grill, Sozial Restaurant & Bar; Searles Bar & Grill, Sewing Seeds Quilt Co., Spinning Spools Quilt Shop, Taco John's, The Thimble Box, and Turner Hall.
  • Chamber President Audra Shaneman, Marketing Specialist Sarah Warmka, and CVB committee member Ruth Wellmann attended the 2019 Explore Minnesota State Tourism Conference.
  • The CVB ran programmatic and retargeting display ads, delivering nearly half a million impressions in Jan-Feb. In additional, a targeted email promoting travel to New Ulm was delivered to 60,000 email addresses.  See the campaign summary here.

December 2018/January 2019

CVB Meeting Documents

Other Resources

Social Media Channels